Bagby is a freelance multimedia journalist who spent 10 months embedded with the Oregon National Guard in Iraq for KVAL.com.
She is a graduate of the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication in Eugene, Ore.
Honoring all that served yesterday and today.
|Taylor’s grandfather, Sid, wraps his big, loving arms around Taylor. Of the 160,000 pictures I have taken in my professional career thus far, I don’t think there’s a single picture that captures more emotion than this. Taylor’s dad, Dan, told me later that he can count on one hand how many times he’s seen his father cry. I know it was one of the happiest moments in Sid’s life–To be blessed enough to stand face-to-face and hug his grandson again against all odds.|
|Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills plays with his
daughter Chloe in his boyhood home in Vassar, Michigan,on October 4,
2012. Mills is visiting his hometown for the first time since losing all
four limbs while fighting in Afghanistan. |
|courtesy Travis Mills.org|